Hawaii County Permits (Hawaii)

Search for Hawaii County, HI county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Hawaii County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Hawaii County permits. Clerks in Hawaii County, Hawaii may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Hawaii County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Hawaii County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Hawaii County Clerk Hilo HI 25 Aupuni Street 96720 808-961-8271


A Hawaii County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Hawaii County, Hawaii issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Hawaii County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Hawaii County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

County of Hawaii Building Department Hilo HI 1055 Kinoole Street 96720 808-961-8726

Hawaii County Building Department Kailua HI 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway 96740 808-323-4850

Hawaii County Planning Department Kailua HI 75-5706 Kuakini Highway 96740 808-327-3510


A Hawaii County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Hawaii County, Hawaii may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Hawaii County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Satellite City Hall Waimea HI 98-1005 Moanalua Rd 96701 808-768-5000